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Scene from “Our Wonderful Nature” (photo © HFF Potsdam/Tomer Eshed)

Two male water shrews fight over a female.

Tomer Eshed was born in 1977 in Tel Aviv. He graduated from the School of Arts High School Jerusalem in 1995. From 2004-2009, he studied Animation at the Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF. He is the co-founder of the animation studios Talking Animals and Lumatic. His award-winning animated shorts include OUR WONDERFUL NATURE (2008), FLAMINGO PRIDE (2011), WHATEVER DOESN’T KILL YOU MAKES YOU STRONGER (2013), BALL (2014) and OUR WONDERFUL NATURE – THE COMMON CHAMELEON (2016).
Genre Comedy, Animation
Category Short
Year of Production 2008
Director Tomer Eshed
Screenplay Tomer Eshed
Cinematography Tomer Eshed
Tomer Eshed
Stefan Maria Schneider, Filmorchester Babelsberg
Producer Anne Baeker
Voice John Berwick
Production Company Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF
Length 5 min
Format 35 mm, color
Original Version
Sound Technology Dolby SR
Festivals Stuttgart 2008 (In Competition), Siggraph Los Angeles 2008, Molodist Kiev 2008, Brief Encounters Bristol 2008, Flickerfest Sydney 2009, Rotterdam 2009, Clermont-Ferrand 2009, Huesca 2009, Molodist Kiev 2009, Zlín 2015, Clermont-Ferrand 2017
Awards Special Well-Told Fable Prize Siggraph 2008, FFA Short Tiger 2008, 4Mations International Newcomer Award Bristol 2008

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